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30 Years Ago: The Scorpions Release ‘Love at First Sting’

Not too many bands enjoy the greatest success of their career with their ninth studio album - but that's exactly what the Scorpions did with 1984's 'Love at First Sting.'

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35 Years Ago: Van Halen Release ‘Van Halen II’

Van Halen broke the dreaded sophomore jinx on March 23, 1979.

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‘Mediocre’ Kiss Trade Barbs with ‘Ugly Little Troll’ Rock Critic

Kiss and critic Dave Marsh have been trading barbs over the band's merits back and forth.

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Sammy Hagar Unboxed
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20 Years Ago: Sammy Hagar’s ‘Unboxed’ LP Leads to Van Halen Split

Sammy Hagar adds two new songs to a solo-career greatest hits collection, leading to a dispute with his Van Halen bandmates.

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Kevin Bacon Explains the 80′s to Millenials….And it’s Pretty Funny.

People born after 1985 just don't understand how awesomely badass the 80's really were. Apparently, I'm not the only one who thinks so either. As you'll see...Kevin Bacon explains to those people just what they missed out on and why they just will never get it

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31 Years Ago: Cliff Burton’s First Show With Metallica

On March 5, 1983, a scruffy crew of acne-afflicted youths going by the conspicuous band name of Metallica took a major step towards becoming the kings of thrash metal, when they mounted a stage for the first time alongside new bassist, Cliff Burton.

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Runners Give Spontaneous Tribute To WWII Veteran During Race

The 408K Race in San Jose is already an inspiring event. The annual 8-kilometer run benefits the Pat Tillman Foundation, which funds scholarships for military veterans. This year, runners made it all t

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‘This Is Spinal Tap’ Celebrates 30th Anniversary

On March 2, 1984, a little film called 'This Is Spinal Tap' quietly hit theaters, but its influence on pop culture and the music world has resonated loudly over the past 30 years. It's not just one of the funniest rock movies ever made, but one of the funniest films of all time.

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40 Years Ago: Rush Release ‘Rush’

On March 1, 1974, a trio of young Canadians kicked off what would ultimately become one of rock's more distinguished recording careers with the release of their self-titled debut album. But before they could do their country proud, they'd have to go through Cleveland first.

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Aerosmith, 'Get Your Wings'
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40 Years Ago: Aerosmith Release ‘Get Your Wings’

It didn't exactly make them household names, but their 1973 debut album gave Aerosmith a solid foundation to build on, and when they reconvened in the studio to record the follow-up, they were faced with every young act's trickiest challenge: avoiding the sophomore jinx.

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Believe it or Not, There Once Were Three OTHER Members of ZZ Top

For the last 45 years, ZZ Top has been the most dependable bands in rock and roll, sticking with the same three-man lineup while groups like the Rolling Stones, Black Sabbath and even AC/DC underwent a series of personnel changes. But did you know that in the brief time before the Little Ol’ Band from Texas settled on their current configuration, no less than three other people were in the group? Here are their stories.

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20 Years Ago: Nirvana’s Last Concert

Five weeks before Kurt Cobain's body was found in his Seattle home, Nirvana performed their final concert. On March 1, 1994, the band played an omen-filled show at Terminal 1 in Munich, Germany.

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